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content
used in Picture of Dorian Gray - 13 chapter version

5 uses
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content with how things are
Definition
satisfied
  • Dorian stepped up on the dais, with the air of a young Greek martyr, and made a little moue of discontent to Lord Henry, to whom he had rather taken a fancy.
    Chapter 2 (15% in)
  • Do you think this girl will ever be really contented now with any one of her own rank?
    Chapter 13 (13% in)

There are no more uses of "content" flagged with this meaning in Picture of Dorian Gray - 13 chapter version.

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  • "And here is the key, Master Dorian," said the old lady, after going over the contents of her bunch with tremulously uncertain hands.
    Chapter 8 (12% in)
  • When your youth goes, your beauty will go with it, and then you will suddenly discover that there are no triumphs left for you, or have to content yourself with those mean triumphs that the memory of your past will make more bitter than defeats.
    Chapter 2 (49% in)
  • If you wish me never to look at your picture again, I am content.
    Chapter 7 (65% in)

There are no more uses of "content" in Picture of Dorian Gray - 13 chapter version.

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